There are 5 ways to get from Zagreb to Slovene Istria by train, bus or car

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Train via Dobova  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Dobova to Ljubljana Ec 212 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Divača Mv 1824 / ...

$22 - $31

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana N952 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Kastelec K Ljubljana Ap - Koper - Piran / ...

$17 - $27

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Ljubljana
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Divača Mv 1824 / ...

$21 - $30

Bus Crnja Tours  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Koper

$18 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Slovene Istria 143 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Slovene Istria. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Črnotiče via Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana and Kastelec K. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Slovene Istria. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Črnotiče via Dobova, Ljubljana and Divača. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Slovene Istria is 164 km. The road distance is 228.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Slovene Istria without a car is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Zagreb to Slovene Istria, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Slovene Istria bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Slovene Istria train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Dobova station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Slovene Istria is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 23 min.

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Zagreb to Slovene Istria bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Koper station.

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Zagreb to Slovene Istria train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Divača station.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Slovene Istria.
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  • Distance: 102.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Slovene Istria, Slovenia?

You can take a train from Zagreb to Slovene Istria via Dobova, Ljubljana, and Divača in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Slovene Istria via Ljubljana, Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana, and Kastelec K in around 6 h 23 min.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Dobova to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Divača
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Koper
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Globtour
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
atvo.it
Arriva Dolenjska In Primorska D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Kastelec K
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
jpp.si
Izletnik Celje D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana to Kastelec K
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
jpp.si
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Kastelec K
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
izletnik.si

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Slovene Istria is 229 km. It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to drive from Zagreb to Slovene Istria.

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